Nearly 50k cases in 24 hours, India’s Covid-19 tally crosses 14 lakh mark

27 July, 2020 | newsx bureau

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With the highest single day spike of 49,931 cases reported on Sunday, the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare said that India's national Covid-19 tally has crossed the 14 lakh mark in only ...

India’s COVID tally on Monday crossed 14 lakh mark with the highest single-day spike of 49,931 cases reported in the last 24 hours, said the Union Ministry of Health and Family Welfare.

The total COVID-19 cases stand at 14,35,453, including 4,85,114 active cases, 9,17,568 cured/discharged/migrated, it added.
With 708 deaths in the last 24 hours, the cumulative toll reached 32,771.

India had crossed 13 lakhs COVID-19 cases on July 25. Maharashtra has reported 3,75,799 coronavirus cases, the highest among states and Union Territories in the country.

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A total of 2,13,723 cases have been reported from Tamil Nadu till now, while Delhi has recorded a total of 1,30,606 coronavirus cases.

According to the Indian Council of Medical Research (ICMR), 5,15,472 samples were tested for coronavirus on Sunday and overall 1,68,06,803 samples have been tested so far.

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